5 Avocado Appetizers for Your Next Festive Gathering
Finding the perfect venue for your next festive gathering may be tricky, but finding the perfect appetizers for the occasion should be a no-brainer. Avocados provide a balance of delicious and nutritious, and they are easy to incorporate into any predinner menu.
To help get you started, check out five of our favorite avocado appetizers below.
5 Avocado Appetizers
For Any Assembly:
- Guacamole Bites. Your guests will love the Mediterranean flare of these bite-size appetizers featuring our favorite dip. Fresh tomatoes, olives, feta, and parsley perch atop fresh cucumber slices in these easy and pretty snacks.
- Avocado and Shrimp Quesadilla. This crowd pleaser is perfect for picky eaters or those looking for a fresh and flavorful predinner bite. Made with Monterey Jack cheese, onions, tomatoes, and a blend of Mexican spices, these shrimp quesadillas are easy to make and pair well with salsa.
- Cantaloupe With Avocado and Prosciutto. Refreshing cantaloupe and sprigs of mint meet creamy avocado and thin slices of prosciutto in this fruit favorite. Serve with slivered almonds and a honey drizzle for added pizzazz.
For Formal Festivities:
- Ceviche Acapulco. Serve red snapper, herbs, and avocado in a martini glass for a festive and formal way to munch. Serrano chilies, oregano, and cilantro complete the flavorful package.
- Mini Vegetable Focaccia. Top a base of focaccia, cream cheese and mozzarella with peppers, onions, and garlic. Freshly sliced avocado seals the deal and creates a beautifully colorful presentation.
No matter where summer takes you, time with loved ones is a time to celebrate. Whether you choose to get together at a family member’s home, in the park, or at a large, rented space, make unforgettable moments with family and friends as you enjoy one of these avocado appetizers.
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